Map Insights 2019

June 11, 2019

STEM JOBS—new area for women careers Nitpicking the automotive sector

It has been said that STEM (Science Tech, Engineering and Math) jobs and careers are giving women 30% more income than the usual clerical jobs set […]
May 26, 2019

AGRI DEVELOPMENT: More than irrigation, post-harvest facilities and farm-to-market roads

Many politicians propose solving rural poverty via three areas:  irrigation, post-harvest facilities and farm-to-market roads.  I beg to differ.   It is much more than that. Indeed, […]
May 7, 2019

Disqualifications of Directors of PHCs

The Revised CG Code adheres closely to the additional rules of disqualifications for directors of publicly-held companies (PHCs) as those found in the Original CG Code, […]
April 30, 2019

The China Issue – Impressions of a Military Mind

For the last five decades, the Philippines has fought the communist insurgency whose roots and foundations originated from Communist China. In spite of China’s shift to […]
April 23, 2019

Qualifications and Disqualifications of Directors

The Original CG Code provides for the following qualifications of directors for publicly-held companies (PHCs), thus: Qualifications of Directors Every director shall own at least one […]
April 16, 2019

Combination of Executive and Non-executive Directors

Section II(1)(A) of the Original CG Code has essentially been carried forward into the Revised CG Code which basically empowers the Board to reconstitute the “Composition […]
April 9, 2019

CG Code for PLCs: Principles-Based and Market-Disciplining in Character

The CG Code for Publicly-Listed Companies (PLCs) formally adopts the “comply or explain approach,” which combines voluntary compliance with mandatory disclosure, and which it defines as […]
April 2, 2019

What’s New on April 15?

April 15 is the deadline for the most important type of tax payment – the annual filing of income tax returns (ITRs). Almost all registered taxpayers […]
March 26, 2019

AGRI DEVELOPMENT: More than irrigation, post-harvest facilities and farm-to-market roads

Many politicians propose solving rural poverty via three areas:  irrigation, post-harvest facilities and farm-to-market roads.  I beg to differ.   It is much more than that. Indeed, […]